mikemac's proposal

Marcus G. Daniels marcus@cathcart.sysc.pdx.edu
30 Apr 1997 02:40:25 -0700

>>>>> "HS" == Harvey J Stein <abel@netvision.net.il> writes:

MD> There is SVGALIB on Linux, although I think X is necessary in any
MD> case.

HS> No, X isn't necessary for svgalib.

Sorry, let me clarify:

In spite of there being alternatives to X11 (e.g. SVGALIB) for
driving commodity video equipment, my opinion is that X11 is a
needed feature for any usable hacker system.